In summer, this colorful groundcover makes a 9-inch mound of saucer-shaped, deep blue flowers on long stalks.
Noteworthy CharacteristicsGreat at the front of the border or in a rock garden. Often short-lived.
CareNeeds moderately fertile, well-drained soil in full sun.
PropagationFrom seed in spring. Soft tip cuttings in spring or early summer.
ProblemsProne to aphids.
- Genus : Anagallis
- Plant Width : 1 to 3 feet
- Plant Height : 6 to 12 inches
- Zones : 7, 8
- Uses : Containers
- Moisture : Dry to Medium
- Bloom Time : Early Fall, Early Summer, Fall, Late Fall, Late Summer, Summer
- Light : Full Sun
- Maintenance : Moderate
- Plant Type : Perennials
- Plant Seasonal Interest : Summer Interest